Response to Australian Law Reform Commission’s (ALRC’s) recommendation to establish a national inquiry into child protection laws and processes affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children

The following document details a response to Australian Law Reform Commission’s (ALRC’s) recommendation to establish a national inquiry into child protection laws and processes affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. The purpose of this brief is to present the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak’s (QATSICPP’s) response to the Australian Law…

QATSICPP Submission to the Closing the Gap Refresh

This submission has been prepared by the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak (QATSICPP), as the peak representative agency for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child and family services in our jurisdiction. It has been 10 years since Closing the Gap began and the historic Apology to the Stolen Generations. Since this…